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Use The Unique Features on the Mulch to Become a Better Gardener!

The Mulch is an independent gardening website with unique features for home gardeners of all levels and gardening businesses of all types.

We've created a number of online features to help you manage your garden and be more successful. Our most unique feature are our Plant Care Reminders.  It's possible for you to either create your own or use other gardeners personalized plant care reminders. Right now we have over 2700 different plants with care reminders.

Our goal is and has always been to provide a place where gardeners can get relevant information about your plants sent to you, instead of searching for it all the time.

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Plant Care Reminders

Agapanthus Monthly Plant Care Calendar
Shrubs Julie Bawden-Davis

Lily of the Nile (Agapanthus africanus) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!
Blue Bunny Hydrangea monthly plant care
Shrubs Proven Winners

Hydrangea - Blue Bunny (Hydrangea involucrata 'Wim Rutten' ) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Stevia - Sweet Leaf (Stevia rebaudiana)…

4396 Steve Brigham
Stevia Monthly Plant Care - photo via Wikipedia
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Wine & Roses (Weigela florida…

22665 Proven Winners
Wine and Roses Monthly Plant Care
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Alumroot (Heuchera spp.) - Monthly…

18730 Steve Brigham
Heuchera Monthly Plant Care
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

Gardening Articles

Heteromeles arbutifolia - Toyon
Habitat Gardening Ron Vanderhoff

Landscaping might be for the Birds

There are about 450 species of birds that have been recorded in Orange County. How many have you seen in your garden?
Weeds are evil!
Weeds & Invasive Ron Vanderhoff

Weed Terrorism

Weeds are evil.

Some Gardening Traditions just aren’t “in” Anymore

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Better Gardening Practices
In case I forget for a mere nanosecond, my two daughters will quickly remind me that my…

New Pest of Palms Discovered In Laguna Beach

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Red Palm Weevil
Imagine the Southern California skyline without the presence of majestic date palms and…

Susi Torre-Bueno - Southwest

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Susi Torre-Bueno
Region: Southwest

Plant Recommendations

Washington Naval Orange
Plant Recommendations JANET WANERKA

Rare Fruit - Southern California

Janet Wanerka's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Rare Fruit for Southern California.
Hass Avocado
Plant Recommendations Richard Frost

Subtropical Fruit Trees - Southern California

Richard Frost's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite Subtropical Fruit Trees for Southern California.

California Natives - Southern California

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Jim Threadgill
Jim Threadgill's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite California Natives.

Bulbs - Desert of Arizona

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Narcissus
Julie Plath's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Bulbs for Deserts of Arizona.

Bulbs - Southern California

5366 Ron Vanderhoff
Oxalis ambigua - photo by Ron Vanderhoff
Ron Vanderhoff's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Bulbs for Southern California.

Featured Plant Care

Wine and Roses Monthly Plant Care

Wine & Roses (Weigela florida 'Alexandra') - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

in Shrubs
You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!
Cymbidium Orchid Care

Cymbidium Orchids - Care in southern California

in Orchids
Cymbidium Orchids are so rewarding. Cymbidium Orchids come in so many colors and shade,…

Latest Articles

Edit Your Tagged Photos!

How to Edit or Remove A Plant "Tag" In Your Garden Photos

Instead of 'Tagging' your friends on Facebook, now you can 'Tag' your Plants in your…

Popular Articles

Baseball Field Maintenance

Baseball Field Maintenance - A General Guide for Fields of All Levels

in Lawn
More great baseball field resources can be found here (including a pdf version of this…
Queen Palm Care & Use

The Queen Palm (Syagrus romanzoffiana) Care & Use

in Trees
Jungle Music Palms and Cycads is a family owned and operated business established in 1977
Microgreens

What are Microgreens and How to Grow Them

in Edibles
Microgreens are tiny leafed vegetables that are grown from seed and require very little…
Kahili Ginger Plant Care

Hedychium gardnerianum (Kahili Ginger) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

You can have these monthly Plant Care Reminders sent directly to you each month!

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